Improving Student Achievement: 50 Research-Based Strategies, 1st Edition

  • Bevery Nichols
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  • ISBN-10: 1586833707
  • ISBN-13: 9781586833701
  • DDC: 373.12
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 120 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2008 | Published/Released May 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2008
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Practicing educators today must use pertinent and timely research to guide their decisions. Finding the appropriate research, either on the Web or in hard copy, is time consuming and difficult. Readers will find this book filled with summaries of research on actual practices which will impact student achievement. An easy-to-digest, short summary of the research is presented stating the issue along the with practical actions, strategies and tips any educator can use to make improve student learning, implications for practice, questions that can be used for discussion, as well as references that lead to additional information. A busy principal, central-office administrator, or educator can use the accompanying multimedia presentations to present the research in staff development settings or with parents and community members. This book is the Swiss Army knife of school improvement and a tremendous resource for school improvement efforts.